Nollywood legend Peter Edochie, has revealed that the secrets to living a long and healthy life is staying healthy and focused. He turned 70 on Tuesday.
The legend was still feeling strong attaining "three score and ten" years. "Taking life easy and planning purposefully for everything makes life worth living as well as ageing gracefully," Edochie said in an interview with newsmen in Awka.
Edochie, who has been considered one of Africa’s most talented actors, featured in hundreds of award winning movies and stage plays both home and abroad, said though life has not been that encouraging, but with great determination and commitment he was able to attain some successes in life to glory to God Almighty.
He began his career as a seasoned administrator and broadcaster with the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) Enugu station before he came into prominence in the 1980s when he played the lead role of Okonkwo in an NTA adaptation of Chinua Achebe’s all-time best selling novel, "Things Fall Apart."
Heattended Saint Patrick’s and Saint James Primary School, Zaria in Kaduna State and later proceeded to Saint John’s Secondary School, Kaduna. And also attended many co.